TV Critic

Matthew Gilbert

Matthew Gilbert is the TV critic at the Boston Globe. Before that, he covered books and movies for the Globe, as well as celebrity and author interviews. He has written for Slate and Esquire.com and was the managing editor of the Boston Review. His book “Off the Leash: A Year at the Dog Park” was published by St. Martin’s Press in 2014.

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TV Critic’s Corner

It’s all here: the network fall TV schedule

By , Globe Staff

Here’s the way it all looks together, with short descriptions of the new shows.

TV Critic’s Corner

Holding out hope for Carrie Brownstein’s ‘Search and Destroy’

By , Globe Staff

The “Portlandia” star and Sleater-Kinney rocker has written and directed a pilot for Hulu that is loosely based on her memoir, “Hunger Makes Me a Modern Girl.”

Television

Critic’s picks: Michelle Wolf, a Stephen King-themed miniseries, and more

By , Globe Staff

Matthew Gilbert picks 10 shows to follow.

The loneliness of Robin Williams

By , Globe Staff

A new book gives us an artfully-shaped portrait of the star from his isolated childhood to the adult that battled through depression, addiction, and infidelity.